HyperDic: centaurea_cyanus

English > 1 sense of the expression Centaurea cyanus:
NOUNplantCentaurea cyanus, cornflower, bachelor's button, bluebottlean annual Eurasian plant cultivated in North America having showy heads of blue or purple or pink or white flowers
English > Centaurea cyanus: 1 sense > noun 1, plant
MeaningAn annual Eurasian plant cultivated in North America having showy heads of blue or purple or pink or white flowers.
Synonymscornflower, bachelor's button, bluebottle
Member ofCentaurea, genus Centaureaknapweed
BroaderflowerA plant cultivated for its blooms or blossoms
Spanishaciano, azulejo, centaurea cyanus
Catalanblavet, centaurea cyanus, Centaurea cyanus

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